No other term conjures up such delight and apprehension as does the word, “sex.” Over the past three decades, information regarding sexuality has been proliferated, primarily through various media. While this may be seen as positive progress in dispelling myths surrounding sexuality, it has not provided the information or the skills necessary to promote healthy sexuality in children, which is the concern of this entry.


Sexual Behavior Sexual Harassment Sexual Development Genital Herpes Human Sexuality 
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